A group of local parents honored the victims of that tragedy at a ceremony Downtown Saturday night.
It has been nearly a year since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.
With homecoming just days away, the excitement at California University of Pennsylvania is eminent. But last night, excitement turned to fear, when a 20-year old student was shot at his off-campus apartment.
Reports indicate that there was a shooting at Lone Star Community in Texas early Tuesday afternoon.
Dick’s Sporting Goods, one of the largest sporting goods retailers in the world, says it has removed all guns from its store nearest to Newtown, Connecticut, and is suspending the sale of certain kinds of semi-automatic rifles from its chains nationwide.
In its first comment following the horrific shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, the National Rifle Association today said it is “prepared to offer meaningful contributions to help make sure this never happens again.”
Following the events in Connecticut last Friday, there is a fundamental question that keeps crossing my mind: Why did this have to happen? How many more schools need to be shot up before we act? How many children need to die over a Constitutional Amendment that addressed the right for Americans to possess muskets?
After the school shooting in Connecticut, KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte had a roundtable with Pittsburgh police officers and officials from security firms to talk about what happened and how to prevent tragedies like this from happening again.
The shootings in Connecticut have many people in our area asking why and how someone could shoot innocent school children.
At least 27 people are dead after a shooting rampage at a Connecticut elementary school Friday, CBS News reports.
In the wake of a tragic school shooting in Connecticut, one obvious question is are local schools any safer, or could the same thing happen here?
Just days after gunfire erupted inside of a high school cafeteria in Ohio, one of the victims was laid to rest.
According to an Associated Press report, four students were injured and one student has died after a shooter described as a classmate opened fire at an Ohio high school.